Om Puri passes away…

Posted in the ugly on January 6, 2017 by Satyam

Dangal (ongoing), the rest of the box office

Posted in the bad on January 6, 2017 by Satyam

last week’s thread

Images from Rangoon (updated)

Posted in the bad on January 5, 2017 by Satyam

thanks to livewire…


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Haraamkhor trailer

Posted in the ugly on January 2, 2017 by Satyam

thanks to AnJo..

Images from Raees (updated)

Posted in the bad on January 2, 2017 by Satyam

thanks to livewire..

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Dangal (ongoing), the rest of the box office

Posted in the bad on December 29, 2016 by Satyam

last week’s thread

An Jo on Dangal

Posted in the good on December 24, 2016 by Satyam

[SPOILERS AHEAD]

Again, Aamir gifts India with a movie in Christmas and proves why he continues to be the Santa donating gifts in the form of a few hours of magic, yanking your earthly problems out of your mind-space for 150 minutes and taking you on an adrenalin ride and making you believe that life, as bleak as it might be, when looked at purely as ups and downs of moments and emotions attached to them, can be livable and be looked back at with sighs and smiles, albeit in different doses. If life were a vehicle, Aamir the driver arranges a journey in which he packs characters that are real, earthy, smelly, and sweaty and lets them be; with him interjecting, commanding, demanding, talking, cajoling – all the while, only as an interlocutor: Throughout, the film is about those moments and characters that are part of Aamir’s Mahaveer Singh Phogat’s life, and they remain so. Aamir remains the root of the movie, but only as the root, always buried beneath but having the huge heart to dirty oneself in mud but let the viewers/audiences/people enjoy the tree, the rings, the leaves, the twigs, the branches, and of course, the shade.
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